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This dictionary is home to words known as "Playground Slang". It began simply as a collection of "slang" children used in school to describe their world. Over time the school slang collection has expanded to carry well over 3,000 terms including colloquialisms and idioms etc.
Oxford University Press | http://oxford.pwn.pl
- 1 000 000 znaczeń, zwrotów, fraz, idiomów - specjalistyczne terminy z ponad 100 dziedzin - brytyjska i amerykańska wymowa haseł, nagrania audio Najlepszy słownik w Polsce - Nowoczesny - słownik nowej generacji dla każdego - Profesjonalny i wiarygodny - opracowany przez fachowy zespół - Uniwersalny - zawiera słownictwo ogólne, terminy specja... View more
Dictionary of Sexual Terms - 24 150 terms and expressions, 3 500 quotes, 47 000 synonyms. All the Many-Splendored Things in Between in Teenspeak - Jockspeak - Menglish - Slanglish - Spanglish Gaylese - Americanese - Britspeak - Ozslang - Funetic Populo-Vulgar Speech - T-Shirt & Net Shorthand Pompo-Verbosity & other Figurative Lingos
Office of National Drug Control Policy | http://www.whitehousedrugpolicy.gov...
The Street Terms database contains over 2,300 street terms that refer to specific drug types or drug activity. The database is used by police officers, parents, treatment providers and others who require a better understanding of drug culture.
Learn to Talk to Your Gamer Friends and Family About WoW and Other MMORPGs If you have a friend, spouse, child, or loved one that enjoys playing WoW (World of Warcraft), MMORPGs, or other online games, then these are the words, references, acronyms, and slang that you'll need to understand exactly what their talking about. Now, you can be on the i... View more
Portail Linguistique du Canada | http://www.noslangues-ourlanguages....
TERMIUM Plus®, une des plus grandes banques de données terminologiques et linguistiques au monde, était jusqu'ici réservé aux employés du gouvernement du Canada et aux abonnés. C'est maintenant chose du passé! La population canadienne et les internautes du monde entier peuvent désormais consulter gratuitement ce produit-vedette du Bureau de la trad... View more
Canada Immigration | http://www.canadianimmigrant.ca/lea...
This is a great site for Canadian and American idioms, sayings, colloqialisms, slang. It's from Canada but almost all of it is also used in the USA. http://www.canadianimmigrant.ca/learn/canspeak
Messybeast.com | http://www.messybeast.com/dragonque...
DOCTORS' SLANG, MEDICAL SLANG AND MEDICAL ACRONYMS AND VETERINARY ACRONYMS & VET SLANG These have been mostly collected from the UK and USA, with a few non-English contributions (many thanks to all contributors from around the globe). Some of the acronyms are region-specific and have differing meanings in US and UK. It is noticeable that the US... View more
An extensive list of antique words and their updated meanings and usages. Antique words, or words of changed usage Consult the right hand for words to watch out for: words that are too modern, slang, or out of place in any attempt to render an old style. or antique flavor in dialogue or text Sometimes the meanings are vastly changed; Consult ... View more
A collection of Naval slang, abbreviations, legends and historical tit-bits which was originally compiled by Commander A. Covey-Crump, RN, a former Naval Assistant to the Chief of Naval Information. The first edition appeared on 17th May, 1955. It is re-produced here and provides a valuable resource for researchers looking for answers to many histo... View more
A very good site for abbreviations used in the Hungarian language, Hungarian slang, or Hungarian professional fields. Also, many English abbreviations can be found on this site that the Hungarian language uses.
Dr. Effingpot | http://www.effingpot.com/index.shtm...
The American's guide to speaking British.
The seven sections on the left contain over 1000 words and expressions that differ in their usage between the US and the UK
Like every industry, the travel business has its own special jargon. That can make it easy for people in the industry to communicate, but for newcomers or outsiders the special terms, abbreviations, acronyms, slang, and nicknames can be confusing and intimidating.
The Intrepid Traveler is proud to present what we believe to be the most e... View more
Definitions of the rap slang; enriched with cross-links. Explanations include some cultural background. Search possible by subcategories nouns, verbs, adjectives, interjections or geography.
Alan Chapman, consultant and lecturer in England -- businessballs.com | http://www.businessballs.com/cliche...
Figures of speech, words, slang, terms for cultural phenomena: explanation and etymology. Some entries are actually mini-essays. About 100 pages of text; about 500 entries.
"Dieses bescheidene Wörterbuch soll allen jungen Rekruten helfen, sich schneller im Begriffswirrwar der Bundeswehr zurechtzufinden. Aber auch den daheim gebliebenen Frauen soll es eine Hilfe sein, am Wochenende den Erzählungen ihrer Freunde folgen zu können..."
Slang, profanities, insults and vulgarisms from all the world. The Alternative Dictionaries are a collection of various forms of "bad language" from many languages. At the moment, there are 2743 entries in 162 dictionaries. This is a collaborative project with contributions from a lot of people.
Also, a 131-page book containing all d... View more
"This website is being developed as a record of new and evolving words and phrases in the English language, with special reference to UK English usage. One of its prime aims is to act as a repository for new words and phrases which are not otherwise listed on the Net - or at least not found by Search Engines. Hence the working title: Dictionary of ... View more